Money or star power alone cannot buy votes. Dhinakaran's efforts went largely unnoticed.Jan 02, 2018, 16:01 PM IST
Earlier, the EC had postponed the polling in Aravakurichi Constituency on from May16 to 23 in the wake of the distribution of money and gift items.May 15, 2016, 23:42 PM IST
The summons were issued under Section 160 of the People's Representation Act, 1951, district Superintendent of Police Vijayendra S Bidari said.May 14, 2016, 19:05 PM IST
In a bid to up the ante against the government on the cash-for-votes scam, BJP has decided to "felicitate" its "whistle-blower" former MPs and LK Advani`s ex-aide Sudheendra Kulkarni who have been released on bail.Nov 19, 2011, 09:57 AM IST
Suhail Hindustani, arrested for
his alleged involvement in the 2008 cash-for-vote scam, on Tuesday
sought bail from a Delhi court.
There has been little improvement
in the condition of Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh who is
undergoing treatment at AIIMS for urinary tract infection.
BJP MP Ram Jethmalani on Monday created flutters in a local court here when he claimed that
the money produced in the Lok Sabha during the cash-for-vote
scam was "likely to be from the BJP".
Taking a swipe at BJP veteran LK
Advani`s decision to launch a yatra against corruption,
Congress on Thursday said it was amusing that a party whose
president was "caught taking money" was undertaking such an
Terming the arrest of its former
leader Amar Singh in 2008 cash-for vote scam as a "whitewash",
the Samajwadi Party on Tuesday alleged that he had been made a
scapegoat in the case by the Delhi Police.
Congress to on Thursday downplayed the
issue of names of some senior Congress leaders cropping up in
the statement of cash-for-vote scam accused Suhail Hindustani
saying the he was a BJP man.
Expressing `serious concern` over
incidents of money being distributed to voters, the Election
Commission today said it was watching the situation `closely,`
and warned of stern action if the incidents repeated.
Meanwhile, govt has agreed to hold a discussion in Rajya Sabha on PM`s statement on WikiLeaks.Mar 23, 2011, 00:11 AM IST